Discover the power of nature on the Columbia Icefield Adventure — the must-do experience in the Canadian Rockies. At the heart of the incredible Icefields Parkway is one of the largest non-polar ice fields in the world. Here, you’ll travel onto the Athabasca Glacier aboard a massive Ice Explorer before disembarking to explore the stunning location for yourself.
Step out on a cliff-edge walkway where giant glaciers perch above you and the spectacular Sunwapta Valley spreads out below. The Columbia Icefield Skywalk experience features waterfalls, wildlife, fossils and more on an exciting 1-kilometre walkway that leads to a platform where glass is all that separates you from a 918-foot (280 m) drop.
Explore iconic alpine beauty beyond the shoreline aboard a Maligne Lake Cruise. Join us on a panoramic tour across the crystal waters of magical Maligne Lake, fed by the glaciers of Jasper National Park. Glide past the jagged mountain peaks as we cruise to Spirit Island, a world-famous destination only accessible by boat.
This is one sky-high destination you do not want to miss. Take a scenic drive from Banff to Golden, and experience true wonder 426 feet above roaring waterfalls and rugged canyon floor. Home to Canada’s highest suspension bridges, a thrilling mountain coaster, canyon-spanning ziplines, treetop ropes courses and much more, Golden Skybridge has an adventure for everyone.
See the Rocky Mountains from a new perspective while touring beautiful Lake Minnewanka on a panoramic 1-hour interpretive cruise. Beginning from the western end of the largest lake in Banff, the Lake Minnewanka Cruise sets sail under towering peaks as you keep a watchful eye on forested slopes and rocky shorelines for wildlife and waterfalls.